Here’s a list of extremely hardy animals in the world.
The Lion, which is considered as the King of the Jungle, is said to be one of the toughest animals in the world. But I don’t think a lion can survive one month without eating or sleeping.
Let’s find out some of the toughest animals on the face of the planet. Some animals are simply extraordinary. These animals can survive the hottest temperature, the coldest temperature. They can live for enormously long period without eating or drinking. Others can live a very long life.
Adult Bedbugs are known to survive up to one year without feeding. Based on studies, they can survive for at least five days at temperature of −10 °C.
Why are Ants among the toughest animals on Earth? Well, it may sound impossible but Ants don’t sleep. There are no other known animals that don’t sleep except Ants. These social insects that live in colonies as many as 500,000 individuals are also the strongest animals alive when body size is taken into account. If an Ant is as big as human, it can carry on its back the planet Saturn.
Many studies have shown that Cockroaches, which appeared about 295-454 million years ago, are among the toughest of all creatures. They have not almost change in appearance since they first appeared on Earth. Would you believe that a headless cockroach can survive a few weeks especially if it had eaten before it was beheaded?
As one of the toughest insect in the planet, it can survive for months without and in addition, it can survive without air for 45 minutes. Tagged as “inheritors of the Earth”, Cockroaches also have higher radiation resistance than vertebrates with the lethal dose 15 times that for human.